Byron Scherf gets death penalty for corrections officer murder

A judge has sentenced convicted rapist and murderer Byron Scherf to death after a jury ruled him eligible Wednesday morning.

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Jayme Biendl's mother is seen outside the courthouse in Everett following a death penalty verdict for the man who killed her daughter.
Photo by (KIRO Radio/Tim Haeck)
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